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I just bought ink 11 days ago printed about 14 pictures

And now it says they are depleted. Do you mean I have to pay 40 bucks plus paper costs for 14 pics!!!!

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SOURCE: USING FINEPIX QS-7 I PRINTED

Sounds that your printer is out of ink. Please replace ink cartridge with a new one.

Posted on Nov 11, 2010

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Load A3 size paper on the lower tray.
Verify you see A3 as an option in paper setuo on the printer screen against tray 2.
Make sure you have selected A3 on the software before you print.

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Riso's are famous for this, i will scrub the rubber timing roll with rubber rejuvenator and clean the steel roll with alcohol.The riso paper feed clutches are weak compared to what they were in this series you may have to replace the clutch. Bud, after doing some research you need to clean the oneway bearings on the pickup and feed rolls, adjust feed table hieght and lastly check/adjust timing in drive and feed roller-you will need a manual for this.


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Diagnose Canon Pixma Light Blinking Errors


ORANGE LIGHT FLASHES

2 times - No paper (ASF) [1000]
* No paper in the cassette [1003]

3 times - Paper jam [1300]
* Paper jam in the rear guide [1303]
* Paper jam in the under guide [1304]
* Front door closed [1250]

4 times - No ink [1600]
* Ink tank not installed [1660]

5 times - The print head is not installed [1401]
* Print head temperature sensor [1403]
* Faulty EEPROM data of the print head [1405]

6 times - Inner cover open [1841]
* Inner cover open (while printing) [1846]
* Inner cover open (printing continuous) [1851]; (printing not continuous) [1856]

7 times - Multiple ink tanks of the same color installed [1681]
* Ink tank in wrong position [1680]

8 times - Warning: The waste ink absorber becomes almost full [1700]

9 times - The digital/video camera does not support Camera Direct Printing [2001]

10 times - Automatic duplex printing cannot be performed (paper size not supported) [1310]

11 times - Failed in automatic print head alignment [2500]

13 times - The remaining ink amount unknown [1683]

14 times - Ink tank not recognized [1684]

15 times - Ink tank not recognized [1410 to 1419]
* No Blinking Access cover open [1200]

16 times - Valve sensor [6C00]

ORANGE / GREEN FLASHES

2 times - Carriage [5100]
3 times - Line feed [6000]
4 times - Purge cam sensor [5C00]
5 times - ASF (cam) sensor [5700]
6 times - Internal temperature [5400]
7 times - Waste ink absorber full [5B00]
8 times - Print head temperature rise [5200]
9 times - EEPROM [6800]
11 times - Carriage lift mechanism [5110]
12 times - AP position [6A00]
13 times - Paper feed position [6B00]
14 times - Paper feed cam sensor [6B10]
15 times - USB Host VBUS overcurrent [9000]
17 times - Motor driver [6D00]
18 times - NIC Board [6550]
19 times - Ink tank position sensor [6502]
20 times - Other hardware [6500]
* Alt. Blinking ROM
* Light in Orange RAM

SERVICE MODE
This printer has a service mode for service-related settings and for performing test prints. The operator panel buttons are used to enter the desired service mode.

Service Mode Operations
1. With the printer powered off, hold down the Resume/Cancel button and press the Power button.
2. While holding down the Power button, release the Resume/Cancel button and press the Resume/Cancel button twice in succession. Now release the Power and Resume/Cancel buttons.
3. Select one of the following service mode functions by pressing the Resume/Cancel button the specified number of times.

Count Indicator Functions
• 0 times Green Print head not installed, carriage returns and locks in home position
• 1 time Orange Service test print
• 2 times Green EEPROM information print
• 3 times Orange EEPROM initialization
• 4 times Green Waste ink counter setting
• 5 times Orange Destination setting
• 6 times Green Print head deep cleaning
• 7 times Orange LF correction
• 14 times Green Left margin correction

Execute the selected function (except for model setting) by pressing the Power button. The printer will switch itself off after performing the function.

on Feb 10, 2011 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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I can only print 15-or so photos then it runs out of ink. That seems ridiculous, has to last longer than that. Is this normal ? If not, what can I do about it ?


You don't specify what printer you have but a quick google search brought up this review and great tips for an HP printer on Amazon:

Many reviews point for 40 prints and less..yes I confess that I was printing 40 or less if I use premium plus papers but not any more.

I bought 16 cartridge since I bought my HP A618 but the last cartridge printed 140 and still I can print photos (I got the warning of low ink in 100)

what I did is changed the setting in the HP Photosmart Essential 3.0 the software to use it to print your photos. these are the changes:

1- After you click at the Simple Print, make sure you choose the correct size not bigger or Full Page. (for me usually 15x10)

2- choose Printer Settings at the top right then confirm your paper size (if you use paper with tab, select it)

3- click at the Advanced printer Settings. then select your paper type (advanced or premium photo papers). select print quality, Best. I use the (best) printer quality because I didn't notice any difference while using Maximum dpi and I think Maximum dpi only good when you print 5x7 but trust me, don't ever use it. stick to (best). it consumes less ink than maximum and the output is amazing.

4- Click at the (Features Tab) at the top left. then at the bottom there is a very bad technology which is (photo fix), always put it OFF. this feature makes your ink finish earlier. Don't use it ever.

before I use the new settings, I decided to buy Canon PIXMA mini320 but it was out of stock so I bought 2 cartridges to print 70 photos. but the first cartridge still usable.

soon I'll use the second cartridge and I'll try to update my review.

for now, use the settings above and I hope you get more printed photos of a single cartridge.

Update 13-6-2008:

now I have used another 2 inks of this..one has printed 48 photos and the second printed 81 photos and still in use.

I got a tip from hp life chat support. they told me to buy the longest expiry date ink which means the ink expire date will last 1 year or 2. I bought an ink that will expire at aug-2009 which I'm still using it until now and another june-2008 which only printed 48.

Paper for 110 ink:
don't ever use premium or premium plus HP papers. they will not dry as long as you live or even water-proof papers. they will consume more ink too. you have 2 other options. Canon paper plus glossy or high-glossy and HP advanced glossy. both are incredible. I got stunning photos when I used them and longer life ink.

Photo quality settings:
if you edit your photos in the PC, don't forget to set the resolution of the photo at 600dpi or 300dpi. to know more about the resolution search the net for (PPI & DPI). once you understand them you will know that you didn't ever get a perfect photo. now when I compare the best photo before this method and after, I realized that I was a ****** who wasted money on papers like premium and lost quality of 400 photos I printed by not setting the resolution of the photo which is the same as the printer.

If you still interested in buying this ink, follow these steps above specially the expiry date of the ink and using HP advanced or canon plus paper. and before you buy new printer like Canon, try doing my way and buy oe last ink before spending money on new printer.

one last thing. don't print photos from sd card. use a software like adobe lightroom to set the exposure, light, the black level, remove noisea and colors.

Try these tips and see if you can't get extra life from your ink cartridges.

Cheers!
Mike

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Installed new printhead,took new ink I had just put in old printhead and put it back in new printhead. Will print nothing.just spits put blank 4x6 photo paper it says to load in to get calibration.Then it...


The document specs of your printer is given below:
Document & Media Handling Max Original Size Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) Original Type Sheets Min Copy Size 3.5 in x 5 in Max Copy Size Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) Standard Media Capacity 100 sheets Output Trays Capacity 50 sheets Document & Media Handling Details Input tray - 100 sheets size: 3.5 in x 5 in - Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) ¦ Output tray - 50 sheets size: 3.5 in x 5 in - Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) ¦ ADF - 3.94 in x 5.9 in I would rather suggest to take a print in normal A4 size plain paper and see what you get. Please revert back Suspected 1) paper scanner faulty not able to judge paper.

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When making copies or receiving a fax there is a horizontal band that has no printing on it. The fuser oil low prompt came on but we hae since filled the oil.


Perform device functionality observations. For example ascertain that the device has least encountered any malfunctions to require repairs. Second, observe the depleteable resources either ink, print paper as mentionable examples. Print papers impressionfulness contributes towards attaining intergal text prints. Also,ink once almost depleted least produses desirably. Usually printer devices derive functionality requests from computers. Once the printer has been manipulated either as changes to depletables, the computer has to attain the new effects. Power off the entire networked devices momentarily. Repower on to make computer search to modify that printer peripheral devcies are up to date. Display logos that once malfunctioned are effective by which time.

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My Canon MP160 inkjet won't print. In trying to print a test page, I get the message that the ink absorber is full. What is the remedy for this?


A message display is common with insufficient ink cartrigges. Printers that perform several printing tasks is usually common to deplete the ink capacity. Alternately, installing an ink cartrige may have been a lasting duration possible need for a new cartridge replacement. However, perform a device functionality check by opening the compartments that contain replaceable materials. Ascertain the depleted material requiring replacement like ink, printing paper. Also, observe any malalligned materials like stuck printingn paper. Once every replaceable parts have been cleaned and restored, reconnecting the printer to the computer should request for an allignment functionality.

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Does this model support printing on 34" paper?


The printer will support the following media sizes:

Roll paper (width) -
ISO: A3, A2, A1, A0,
JIS: B2, B1,
ARCH: 24", 36"
Others: 10", 14", 16", 17"

Cut sheet -
ISO: A4, A3, A3+, A2, A1, A0, B4, B3, B2, B1,
DIN: C4, C3, C2, C1, C0, JIS: B4, B3, B2, B1,
ANSI: 8.5 x 11", 8.5 x 14", 11 x 17", 13 x 19", 17 x 22", 22 x 34", 28 x 40", 34 x 44",
ARCH: 9 x 12", 12 x 18", 18 x 24", 24 x 36", 26 x 38", 27 x 39", 30 x 42", 36 x 48",
Photo: 20 x 24", 18 x 22", 14 x 17", 12 x 16", 10 x 12", 10 x 15", 8 x 10", 16 x 20" (US Photo size), Poster: 20 x 30", 30 x 40"

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Paper feed problem- am i best off replacing


If it was feeding paper askew, I would have thought the paper track may be partially blocked. A bit of paper of debris of some sort blocking a smooth run of the paper.

Having had a real good look, see if it can find anything, the next thing I try is passing a sheet of heavy gauge paper or card maybe, to see if that clears the track. Most printers have a paper feed function which bypasses printing a document.

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I have a Cannon Pixma Pro 9000 Printer. I can't seem to get vibr


some your print head bloked cos of dry ink. just takeoff print head try soak with warm water few minute. carefull not hole print head only to remove dry ink that all

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